Hover your cursor over the image to see a zoom at right.
Use your mouse's scroll wheel to change the zoom level.


Or click here to see the full-size high res image

Scott Number: R196 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 4382

Denomination/Type: 1c rose, watermark 190, perf. 10

Estimated Retail Value: $ 50.00 What is this?

Cancel Method: Handstamped - Circle

Cancel Color: Black

Cancel Date: March 02, 1916

Cancel or Company Type: Law firm or Federal, State, or Local Government Entity

Company: USPS

City: Sutter Creek

State: CA

Attemped illegal use of two 1-cent documentaries as postage on a 1916 cover from Sutter Creek, CA. Caught and held for postage, then sent along on March 16. Typed message 'This is the letter you sent postage for,' along left side of envelope.

If you have any information or comments about this cancel or stamp, please email me.

© Copyright 2003-2019, DBH. All rights reserved.
Contact Me    Site Map

Member of:
APS logo    American Revenue Association logo

Top